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The $24,000 contractor rort at Interchange

Bathurst’s Underbelly has learned of another costly mistake by Interchange Bathurst CEO Melinda Phillips involving controversial former Operations Manager Tom Daniewski.

Daniewski was given the job as Operations Manager following the breakup of Phillips’ marriage to husband Michael. 243 more words

Interchange Bathurst

Funding for mental health services to quadruple under NDIS

Date: 27/2/15
Reporter: Shalailah Medhora
Source: The Guardian – http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/feb/16/funding-for-mental-health-services-to-quadruple-under-ndis

Synopsis: Mental health advocates ‘delighted’ at $1.8bn for services in national disability insurance scheme, but want certainty for programs facing funding expiration. 59 more words

Federal

Ready to go project – for Queenslanders with intellectual disability to get ready for the NDIS

Learn more about our Ready to go project – for Queenslanders with intellectual or learning disability to get ready for the NDIS

Cairns

"Just Remember It Is The 28th July And You Will Be Fine!"

By Chris Gandy

The National Disability Services NSW Conference this week focused on the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) which is slated to be up and running in around 500 days. 615 more words

Bold Leadership

Report states NDIS 'on track'

More than 100 providers are part of the new National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and the roll-out of the scheme is going well, says Minister for Disability Joy Burch. 463 more words

News

Information, Linkages and Capacity Building Policy Framework online consultation

http://www.ndis.gov.au/document/1421

Disability Ministers have agreed on the ILC Policy Framework and have requested targeted consultations. This framework was developed by the Commonwealth, states and territories and is intended to guide the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) in developing a transition and implementation strategy for ILC. 87 more words

Steps are just the start

Access to participation in society comes in many forms – this is not one of them. If we are to be an inclusive society we need to make sure this does not happen. 375 more words

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